Media Relations

Michele Lehman
Coordinator of Media Relations

Wyanet woman receives Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship to EC

Hannah Shearburn of Wyanet has received the full-tuition Steven W. Rigazio Scholarship from Eureka College. Shearburn will enter Eureka College this fall to major in biology in the pre-dentistry program. The daughter of Mark Shearburn of Princeton and Cindy Frank of Wyanet is scheduled to graduate in May from Illinois…

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EC to offer summer choral camp

Eureka College will offer its 16th annual Summer Choral Camp for high school students June 14‐20 on the campus. The camp is open to all high school students, including incoming freshmen and graduating seniors. The camp will offer a comprehensive and accelerated choral learning experience, including participation in large and…

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How to recognize a lie is topic of presentation

How to recognize when people are lying is the topic of a presentation at Eureka College May 6. "What's in a Lie? Recognizing Deception" by Eureka College assistant professor of criminal justice William Lally will be at 3:45 p.m. in the Gammon Room in Melick Library, 300 E. College Ave.…

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Eureka College names alumni award winners

  Eureka College presented its annual alumni awards at a dinner at 6:30 p.m. April 11 during Alumni Weekend. The dinner and a 5:30 p.m. reception was open to the public. Cost was $25 for individuals and $40 for couples. Award recipients were Carolyn Shepherd of Morton; Elaine Flores Welch…

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Stigma of mental health issues is topic of EC presentation

The stigma surrounding mental health issues is the topic of a presentation at Eureka College April 21. Mike Veny, founder of, will speak about "Transforming Stigma into Strength" at 7:30 p.m. in the Cerf Center. Tickets are $5 and will be available at the door or by calling (309)…

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